Our Impact

The Say Yes Buffalo Impact Dashboard is a collection of data points that the Say Yes Buffalo Partnership identified collaboratively to measure the impact of their work.

million in scholarships have been awarded to date

scholars are receiving support from Say Yes right now

college/program completers to-date

students/scholars who have been touched by Say Yes programs*

*This include mental health services, little scholars, school-based services, breaking barriers, mentoring and leaving out internships and apprenticeships

Operational Budget

Say Yes programs and operations are funded by a combination of public and private partners including the City of Buffalo, Erie County, New York State, the Buffalo Public School District, the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation, to Oishei Foundation, the Citi Foundation, the Cullen Foundation, the Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Foundation, the Celia Lipton Farris & Victor W. Farris Foundation, the Blue Fund, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Health Foundation for Western and Central New York, among others, and private individuals.”

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